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zdnet.com: Yes, there’s already a new version of Firefox out. Hurray! But, is there anything really “new” in it? Not so much.
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h-online.com: As expected, the Mozilla Project has released version 5.0 of Firefox. The update to the open source web browser comes just three months after the project's last major version, Firefox 4.0.
extremetech.com: The last few years have seen a dramatic shift in how we interact with our computers. Gone are the days when you would run multiple applications; gone are the days when your operating system would have to carefully manage memory and multitasking — today, the vast majority of users simply use a web browser.
digitizor.com: Officially, Firefox 5 is scheduled for release tomorrow. However, users of the beta channel have already got their hands on it. One of the promises for Firefox 5 is better performance. We took tested Firefox 5 and benchmarked it against two other browsers.
conceivablytech.com: The final build of Firefox 5 has been available for a few days from the Mozilla HTTP server and it appears that the company has successfully transitioned to a rapid release process. However,
techradar.com: It's only three months since Mozilla outed the official Firefox 4 browser, but the fifth generation is already ready to roll.
junauza.com: In its next version, that is Firefox 5, the veteran browser promises to bring along features that will put Firefox at par with Google Chrome. Here are 9.
royal.pingdom.com: The web browser market is an ever-changing landscape. How many are using the various browsers out there? How many are using the latest versions? Which versions are the most common? How big an audience may you be annoying if your site isn’t perfect in a specific browser version?
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conceivablytech.com: Mozilla is changing the interface of Firefox and is discussing its ideas with its users. Here is another round of mockups how Firefox X could look like.
Not long ago Mozilla changed the release cycle of Firefox, so that major new versions (Firefox 5, 6 and so on) will be released every 2-3 months. Currently, the latest alpha release is Firefox 6 Aurora, while the latest beta development version is Firefox Beta 5, which has made it into the Firefox Next PPA already. Installing this version should be very easy if you follow the next steps.
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pcworld.com: Mozilla's Firefox 5 browser may have only just entered the beta phase, but thanks to the project's new, faster development schedule, the next version is already alive and kicking. Here are a few intriguing features we can expect to see in Firefox 6.
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